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January 10, 2019
Boosting Your Career in the New Year

Happy New Year! As you hit the road after the holidays and set those New Year’s resolutions, we know a lot of you are thinking about changing things up in your career. Maybe you’re looking for a new trucking company or more perks at your current one. Whatever your goals, here are our tips for […]

September 28, 2018
A Truck Driver’s Guide to Per Diem Pay

A Truck Driver’s Guide to Per Diem Pay “We offer per diem pay!” You see this phrase a lot on trucking job ads, but what exactly is per diem pay? How is it different from your normal paycheck? We spoke with Jodi Nevills, payroll and billing manager at Dynamic Transit, to explain. What is per […]

September 7, 2018
Are Self-Driving Trucks Here to Take Your Job?

Are Self-Driving Trucks Here to Take Your Job? We’ve all been sitting angrily in traffic and started dreaming of a self-driving car, like KITT from Knight Rider. Although today’s technology isn’t quite to that level, self-driving cars are getting closer to reality. Companies like Google, Tesla and Uber have invested millions into the technology, leaving […]

August 29, 2018
How to Make More Money as a Truck Driver

Tips on Making More Money as a Truck Driver We’re sorry to disappoint you, but you’re not going to find a get rich quick scheme here. Any trucking company that makes that promise is a trucking company to avoid. Instead, we’re going to look at the smart ways a truck driver can make their training […]

August 24, 2018
3 Reasons Right Now is the Best Time to be a Truck Driver

3 Reasons Right Now is the Best Time to be a Truck Driver As national media outlets have picked up the driver shortage again, there is a fresh batch of folks wondering, “Should I become a truck driver?” To anybody who is asking themselves that question, the current American economy is nodding its head, “Yes.” […]

August 2, 2018
When the Going Gets Tough – Driver Tips to Stay Motivated

When the Going Gets Tough As we move into the dog days of summer, the miles are stretching longer as the highways reach further into the horizon. The appeal of sunny days has lost its luster as the hot temperatures make the cab stuffy and the ride uncomfortable. This time of year can be brutal […]

July 26, 2018
The Guide to a Successful Trucking Interview

How to Make or Break a Dynamic Interview Earlier this year, we listed the 5 ways to ace your trucking interview. We recently sat down with some of Dynamic Transit’s recruiters to learn more about what trucking companies are looking for in drivers. They shared the best ways to become a company driver and the […]

July 19, 2018
3 Tips to Ease Safe Truck Parking Frustration

Parking Your Truck Safely Parking a semi-truck in a safe place has been on the trucking industry’s radar for years now, thank you in large part to Hope Rivenburg, a widow who has pushed for safe truck parking since her husband’s murder. Truck driver Jason Rivenburg couldn’t find a safe place to shut down for […]

July 11, 2018
New FMCSA Guidelines Benefit Drivers

New FMCSA Guidelines Benefit Drivers As drivers, we all know about the Federal Motor Carrier Administration (FMCSA) — they set the rules that law enforcement, transportation companies, like Dynamic Transit, and drivers must follow. If you haven’t heard yet, as of June 7, 2018, the FMCSA has recently updated the personal conveyance (PC) regulations. The […]

July 6, 2018
Hypertension & 6 Exercises to Reduce It

Hypertension & 6 Exercises to Reduce It According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), 75 million Americans suffer from hypertension. That’s 29% of our adult population, or about 1 out of every 3 adults. Those numbers give pretty good odds that plenty of Dynamic truck drivers are dealing with hypertension, otherwise known as high […]